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On Ray Rice, Domestic Violence & the NFL: “Hyper-masculinity wrapped in this profit-making machine” – me on FOX CT

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Janay and Ray Rice from a May 2014 news conference. (Patrick Semansky / AP photo)

Though this post is mostly self serving — I need a place from which to link this video — I do so in the hopes that sports and media fans get a chance to watch, as well.

Discussing Ray Rice, Domestic Violence & the NFL on FOX CT’s “The Real Story” (aired Sept. 15, 2014)

Clearly, this issue is not over. The NFL does not get to wave off this flag, especially in light of the latest arrest of an NFL star, Adrian Peterson, who is accused of beating his son.

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Post-Super Bowl blues? Not me

Was I bummed the Pittsburgh Steelers lost in Super Bowl XLV Sunday evening? Of course I was. But I wasn’t deflated as many of my dear friends thought I would be. (Thanks for the calls of condolences, m’friends!)

Here is why:

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